Osteonecrosis of jaw is found among people who take Nexium, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Zometa, and have Multiple myeloma . We study 111,968 people who have side effects while taking Nexium from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,082 have Osteonecrosis of jaw. Find out below who they are, when they have Osteonecrosis of jaw and more.
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Nexium has active ingredients of esomeprazole magnesium. It is often used in gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest outcomes from Nexium 118,601 users)
Osteonecrosis of jaw (death of bone of jaw) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, metastases to bone, multiple myeloma, breast cancer, osteopenia (latest reports from 22,457 Osteonecrosis of jaw patients).
On Oct, 21, 2016
111,968 people reported to have side effects when taking Nexium.
Among them, 1,082 people (0.97%) have Osteonecrosis Of Jaw
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Hi, I have bee on fosamax for 9 yeats, basically unchecked. I even asked my doctor from time to time about the side effects and she said BRONJ was very rare and I needed to treat my osteopena. Last Friday I was diagnosed with BRONJ PHASE 2,I had minor gum surgery a year ago and it never healed. I now have exposed bone and frequent infections and pain. This is all taking place under a 12 year old implant. Surgeons are debating removing the implant, but wouldn't that just expose more bone?
About two weeks after beginning Zetia, I started to have severe itching after a shower. It also happened when I washed my hands or face. The itching was in the areas that touched water, except for my torso area. It is unrelenting for about 45 minutes. It is like being tortured for 45 minutes. I tried hydrocortizone, moisturizer, took oral benedryl. Nothing worked except for time. I discontinued Zetia today and hope to be itch-free soon!
I have taken Nexium for over 10 years due to a Hiatal Hernia. Can't fix it without surgery. Luckily I am not having any side effects from the drug. I just wonder why I can't seem to lose weight easily. I eat a ketogenic diet and should be losing a little weight. I'm at 120 but would like to be ...
Question from dentist, Steven Edwards, DDS: If you have Osteonecrosis of the Jaw (ONJ), do you think your probiotic use caused the ONJ? Or do you find that probiotic use helps to manage your ONJ? Thanks, Dr. E.
About two weeks after beginning Zetia, I started to have severe itching after a shower. It also happened when I washed my hands or face. The itching was in the areas that touched water, except for my torso area. It is unrelenting for about 45 minutes. It is like being tortured for 45 minutes. I ...
Extremely sore mouth and tongue. Sores on tongue and roof of mouth. Severe pain to eat and burning. Was on nexium 1 year, before that prilosec for a year and switched because of joiny pain. I'm a healthy 35 yr old woman. Doctors did not believe it was due to the medicines however and thankfully ...
Hi. Am a 66 yr old male who has been on various PPI's for 17 years due to a hiatal hernia and gerd. Recently started taking apple cider vinegar with lemon and water after taking the Nexium. Would love to discontue Nexium, but hiatal hernia Was wondering if the apple cider vinegar would help ...
Hello George here, new to group. I been on Prilosec then Nexium for the last 18 yrs due to extreme reflux and Barretts esophagus but lately I was switched to generic Esomeprazole-Magnesium and I developed neck, back and muscle and joint aches and paines, almost flu like symptoms for 5 months ...
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